Surival is an important issue for new Muslims arriving in Tasmania. Here, Hobart Mosque has created the Taslim website, a location and resources guide for Muslims living in Tasmania, curated by young people for young people. It is envisaged as a one stop place for a Muslim to get the necessary information required when moving to or visiting Tasmania.
The latest census shows Tasmania’s Muslim population has significantly increased — 46 per cent between 2011 and 2016. Hobart has only one Mosque and worshippers are spilling out into the car park to pray on Fridays.
There will be a vigil in support of those affected by yesterday’s Christchurch terrorist attack. The vigil will be held tomorrow evening, Sunday 17 March at 6.00pm in Franklin Square, Hobart. The City of Hobart is working with the Multicultural Council of Tasmania, Hobart Mosque, Tasmanian University Muslim Society and Tasmanian University Pakistan Society, to … Read more